Some users who were jailbreaking iOS 8.1.3 – 8.x iPhone or iPad using TaiG tool came across TaiG security flaw. It is possible to fix this issue. The problem can be serious so you should definitely follow the guide below and use this working solution.
How dangerous is Setreuid jailbreak security flaw? It is very serious and unpleasant because it can possibly give root privileges to any application. This flaw exists in one of the TaiG programs used for jailbreaking modern iDevices.
How to Fix Setreuid Flaw with TaiG UpdateStep 1. Anyone who has jailbroken his or her Apple smartphone or tablet should manually install the newer version of TaiG.
Step 2. We’ll use Cydia for this so please launch this highly popular unofficial store with a lot of iOS 8.3 and 8.4 jailbreak tweaks.
Step 3. Open Sources menu.
Step 4. Select Edit option and choose Add.
Step 5. Add the repo: http://apt.taig.com to your list of repositories by pressing on Add Source.
Step 6. You can now open Changes menu and find TaiG 8.1.3 – 8.x Untether package there.
Step 7. Launch this package.
Step 8. You can now install the updated TaiG version that fixes setreuid jailbreak security TaiG flaw.
Step 9. Remember to reboot your gadget as this is important for changes to be applied.
Step 10. That’s pretty much it. You are now running the most recent version of TaiG program and you are still jailbroken. But you should have no issued with security because the flaw has been patched with the upgrade.
Users who haven’t jailbroken yet should look for TaiG 8.1.3-8.X Untether package as it solves the previous issues with ‘Setreuid’ flaw.